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killed. luckily the round penetrated something else that saved his life. >> a big hole in the gun that's all it was it. and he had a wealth right here. he never get shot, though. just got grazed i guess. >> reporter: he found a disassembled assault rifle. he is being held without bond. the police officer was treated and released from shock trauma hours after the shooting. >>> today a baltimore city cop accused of operating a drug ring will go to court for a bond hearing. daniel redd was arrested earlier this week for alleged participation in a heroin organization. now an affidavit says he got the heroin from a supplier in africa. the document goes onto say he was in police uniform armed with a handgun while conducting thetransaction at work. >>> an update this morning on the baltimore journalist missing in libya. matthew vandyke's mother and dutch ruppeersberger reports two independent sightings of vandyke in the tripoli prison. they are working to confirm the sightings. he disappeared in march a week after going toly yeah to write about the uprising. >>> news time 6:05. the latest on
glassed shell. >> reporter: again, the big show, the fireworks, will get started at 9:30 tonight. but before that happens, again, live entertainment all day long starting at noon. there will be music for the kids and shows for the kids at the inner harbor's west shore park near the visitor's center and lots of festivities going on throughout the day at the amphitheater. live in federal hill, linda so, abc2 news. >> it's 4:48 right now. >>> changes to be aware of. howard county transit is on a sunday scheduled and connect a right is on a sunday schedule. county offices are closed and animal shelters. and trash and recycling will nobt picked up. >>> if you -- will not be pkd up. >>> if you are headed -- picked up. >>> if you are headed to the beach make sure to have a designated drivey. but if you don't have one, testimoniesy taxi will offer free rides to -- tipsy taxi will be offering free rides up to $50. the program will run through tonight. closing off at 4 a.m. and the number is 877-963-taxi. you can find the information at our website, abc2news.com. >>> we want you to say hel
. >> absolutely. >> i've got more july sun fun facts. this is big hits. pay attention. this is how you will impress the kids or people at work. the days are getting shorter. they have been getting shorter since our summer solstice back on june 21st. but the sunset remain at 8:37. and it will stay that way until the 4th of july. then you will start to notice the days getting shorter. by the way, today's daylight, 31 seconds shorter than yesterday. but by the end of the month, all that excel rates july 31st. it will be one minute 52 second shorter than the day before which means you start getting two minutes shorter and shrink a minute onrise andset time by the end of the month. enjoy what we have. the thick of summer here. we don't have thickness in the air. it's cool and crisp and calm. five sweeps across the chesapeake showing nothing. good stuff this morning. # 0 in baltimore. 50 -- 60 in baltimore. and we have 50s in baltimore, howard and section of carroll county. by the bay, it's mid-60s but it's a good looking morning. we will roll through the 60s a nice day with mostly sunny ski
. the apple store that could become the largest in the world. how big it will be. >>> as we go to break a. live picture from new york city. you are watching "good morning maryland" first and only at 4:30 in the morning. ah, progress. what once took huge computers can now be stored on a single flash drive. yep, 4 gigs, just $5.99. will wonders never cease? [ male announcer ] staples has amazing back to school deals, like flash drives for $5.99. that was easy. >>> now "good morning maryland." >>> news time #:39. the -- 6:39. big apple could be home to the biggest apple of it all. officials in new york will vote on whether forp -- for apple to build a 23,000 square foot store. it could be authorized come wednesday. >>> important news if you are booking a flight. you may be paying a little more for your ticket. so federal tax on airline tickets expired over the weekend and most of the major u.s. airlines raised fares to offset expired taxes. the airlines could have passed the savings to consumers but only a few on thed to do so. expiring tax total $25 or more on a typical $300 round trip tick
default. it could mean big trouble for anyone who needs a car, needs a home or student loan uses a credit card and has a retirement savings account or wants to go overseas. some homeowners could expect an increase in mortgage rates and this is a big concern that lawmakers have including president obama. >> interest rates would sky rocket on credit cards on mortgages, and on car loans. which amounts to a huge tax hike on the american people. >> the sad truth is the president wanted a blank check six months ago and he wants a blank check today. this is just not going to happen. >> economists say banks could stop lending to each other and to you. they want to keep the assets rather than risk it by lending. congress has one week to get things done. sherrie johnson abc2 news. >> thanks. >>> changes may be coming to the post office. a news conference this morning that may leave you driving further to get your mail. >> some office are on the chopping block. we will tell you what you need to know. >>> some electric cars are getting two thumbs up. what models are hairchgd the highest coming -- ran
. good morning i am charley crowson. >> i am megan pringle. thanks for joining us. big story is the heat. we -- the big story is the heat. sherrie johnson will have a live report but we have team coverage and we start with meteorologist justin berk. >> yesterday we hit 93 but the heat index at the airport was up to 100. we will crank it up a little bit today and not see this widespread outbreak of storm. they erupted yesterday afternoon through the evening a dozen or so wind reports. some peep report -- people reporting a possible tornado and there was a warning in harford county but nothing coming in on the storm reports from the storm prediction center. still a chance of storms today but it's going to be all about the heat. we have got variable cloudy skies and a warm muggy morning and a disturbance may burst showers in the chesapeake. we are watching to see if some develop over the next two hours. otherwise temperatures mid-70s to near 80 pushing 97 the two degree guaranteed high. that comes with a heat index of 105. 97 would tie a record for the date and drop the heat and humidity sl
and washington boulevard. charley. >> thanks. >>> our big story is we brought you as breaking news at 11 last night. the ronald mcdonald house astaple of downtown baltimore was overrun with red and blue lights. >> ten people were taken to the hospital and this morning we are learning the details of this developing story. sherrie johnson joins us in the studio with a look at some of the theories and where the investigation stands now. sherrie. >> reporter: well, right now authorities are still trying to figure out what made several people very significant lft night. they were all staying at the -- very sick last night. they were all staying at the ronald mcdonald's house. they went to check for co poisoning or anything else that could be hazardous. they didn't find any signs of danger. authorities say it's too soon if it was a case of food poisoning but they are investigating. people staying at the house areaway from their homes to take care of their sick children in baltimore. once again, authorities plan to continue looking into a cause for the illnesses. sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> stat
it along to everybody else. ♪ the rich aroma gets you up ♪ looking forward to your first cup morning! big day, huh? thank you. ♪ oh that mountain grown taste, ♪ ♪ just what you need ♪ for the big race. daughter: morning mom! are you excited? ♪ as you finish every mile... ♪ how rewarding are those smiles... ♪ [ cheers from the crowd ] of wakin' up... ♪ mommy, you did it! ♪ is folgers in your cup. >>> news time 6:23. attorneys for former imf chief dominic strauss-kahn will meet with prosecutors wednesday morning at a manhattan district attorney's office. the reason why is a lawyer for the french author who claims he tried to rape her during a book interview says that she filed a criminal complaint with the paris prosecutor's office tuesday night. strauss-kahn called her account imaginary. and threatened to file a criminal complaint of slander against her. >>> a daring rescue in china. look at this. problems continue because of mudslide in the area. the highway was washed away by the fast moving waters and stranded several people who were unable to cross to the other side.
a wonderful weekend. i am megan pringle. >> i am charley crowson. weather is a big story across the country. flooding in missouri, storms across the rocky mountains. what's it going to do here in our viewing area. and let's wet come back justin berk who has been gone for a while. >> noise to have you back. >> so glad to be here at 4 chn 30 to have an adult -- #:30 to have an adult -- 4-rb:30 to have an a-- 4:30 to have an adult conversation. we colored in the lines for you. southern maryland, lower eastern who are shore. the code red is dangerous. we are building up pollution and heat and the humidity. 90 is with a we hit yesterday in baltimore -- what we hit yesterday in baltimore. this morning, 74 and we have a couple more hot days. we will talk about how hot in a moment. let's take you outside to look at traffic with tonya. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. we are accident free in baltimore city and baltimore county. great way to start the morning. let's look at the beltway. no incidents to report. this is 695 at wilkins on the southwest side. a little heavier traffic on the outer
has been a big problem. and some of the folks that i talked to this morning, they said they are excited about it. >> it's a great addition to the neighborhood. you know, i really appreciate it because what it does is alive it's traffic going through the neighborhood to get to owings mills boulevard or coming from over on owings mills on the other side of owings mills boulevard, now you have a direct shot to come straight down cherry hill road to take you to 795. >> reporter: so just to put it in perspective, we are not far from franklin high school here on cherry hill road. so you go over the bridge and i am told by some of the transportation officials that it will put you out on the other side about a mile north of maryland public television over there some of the strip mall and famous dave's and chick-fil-a and the volunteer fire department. but, again, a lot of folks this morning are very excited. reporting live in reisterstown, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >> thank you. 6:33. a couple daredevils in dallas found themselves in a pretty tight pickle with the bungee cabl
. a big storm around annapolis and downtown got light rain yesterday afternoon with the complex blowing through there at 69. but look at the winds. sailors, this might be your day and might not be your day. 23-mile-per-hour push. winds gusty for today. we will go up towards bel air where the winds are lighter. but at bel air elementary, down to a pleasant 62. pushing back to 70. may take another hour to get there. but this morning, we will get back there and push will 5 -- 58 with mostly sunny skies this afternoon. how about the traffic? i suggest you leave the windows down this morning. >> reporter: oh, that's what i did. i love leaving the windows down. we are doing okay out there. no major incidents on the beltway to report. the view downtown, traffic is light. we have construction 95 southbound between the beltway and 395. also an accident at the top of the screen beaver dam road at mccormick road. multiple vehicles involved. an accident with injuries. look out for emergency vehicles. megan. >> tonya, thanks. >>> two teens trying to cross the street something terriblehappened. they
. this is ellicott city. let's show you what it looked like as a big storm rolled through. yes, we had flood warnings with nearly 2 1/2 inches of rain in that part of town. east side missed out but all of us getting down to the low 70s this morning. it doesn't look like an improvement. might feel puggy -- muggy but we will drop humidity and patchy fog in baltimore county because of the rain that fell yesterday. 73 in owings mills and 75 on down towards glen burnie and annapolis. we are looking at dry sweeps on maryland's most powerful doppler radar and we expect a dry day and less humid day but a hot day going for the two degree guaranteed high of 91. the first look at traffic right now. >> reporter: good morning. we have no accidents to report in baltimore city or baltimore county. that's a great way to start out. let's look out at 695 at wilkins avenue on the southwest side, we have the heavier traffic on the outer loop to the left of the screen oncoming. no incidents to report. all lanes should be open. we have construction that we are dealing with 95 northbound before caton avenue. that exit, the
's going to be a big school year. your kids are going to climb rope. they're going to have a year long tug war with the ceiling. and by the time they get out of 8th grade, they're going to do it with sweat on their brow and achievement in their hearts. so, this is what they're gonna need: come on out, guys. the jury has reached its decision. now, you guys found the other airline guilty of charging a 150-dollar change fee. you bet! southwest would never do that. and that was after she changed her flight and paid the difference in airfare. that other airline treated her wrong. she was understandably upset. well, who can afford a 150-dollar change fee? he was surprised with the verdict. you got that right. [ male announcer ] don't pay a change fee on top of a fare difference. fly southwest, the only major airline that never charges change fees. >>> 4:45. five things to know before you head out the door this morning. two former aides to robert ehrlich pled guilty to conspiracy to violate election laws. they are accused of using robo calls to went out to predominantly african american household
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